February-March 2006

Vol. 10, No. 5: February-March 2006
International Scope For Guitar Music Broadens
Instrumental Music, Enjoyed Without Language Barriers, Finds New Fans

Welcome to the February edition of Guitar Nine's online magazine. After almost 10 years, the Guitar Nine web site and store continues to attract both new customers and new artists from all over the world. We service over 90 different countries now, and in the past two months, we've added 27 titles to the site, including instrumental CDs by Buckethead, Ty Oliver, Matt Rae, Warren Robert, Zuzo Moussawer, Terminal A, Torquays, Estrume'n'tal, Martin Motnik, Patrick Rondat, Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Hideaki Nakama, Mike Hartman, Neil Citron, Atlantics, Eric Mantel, Will Landrum, Jasun Tipton, Curt Shaw, Guitar Garden, Ed Vick, Dave Hart, Jesse Cook, Clarelynn Rose, Timo Tolkki and Tim Donahue. You can now listen to and order 1799 instrumental releases by 1013 different artists. Visit the Instrumental Guitar Showcase to browse and listen to all of these dynamic recordings, or check out our recommendations page. If you've released an instrumental project, get all the details about merchandising through Guitar Nine, and decide if it's right for your music (if you've released a guitar-oriented CD with vocals, click here).

Guitar Nine Records February-March 2006 newsletter.

Toshi Iseda
Toshi Iseda

Guitarist Toshi Iseda reminds musicians that live shows should also be an engaging entertainment experience.

Jamie Andreas
Jamie Andreas

Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas explores the relationship between musical expression and technique.

Danny Jones
Danny Jones

Danny Jones is back with blues licks featuring dynamic double stops.

Sven Stichter
Sven Stichter

Annihilate your tendencies to rely on reflexes, and use the force instead.

Mike Campese
Mike Campese: The Fire Within

Mike Campese offers an unusual technique that can yield some surprisingly cool results.

Dan Keller
Dan Keller

Need more ways to make a simple melody more interesting? Let the Sultan of String show you how.

Chris Juergensen
Chris Juergensen

Times are perfect for releasing your own CD and this article will give you some planning and recording ideas.

Will Landrum
Will Landrum

Will Landrum shows you how to inject your own personal timing and inflections into your playing while staying in groove with the real timing of the music.

Ken Rubenstein
Ken Rubenstein

Adding tremendous color and personality to your music through the use of rhythm.

Jason Parker
Jason Parker

Jason Parker tells you what to expect and how to get a foot in the door.

Tom Hess
Tom Hess Opus 2

Getting it done? Or wishing you had? Maybe it`s not too late to make your future.

Tim Sweeney
Tim Sweeney

No time to market or promote your music? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney can help you turn this negative into a positive.

Christopher Knab
Christopher Knab

Music industry consultant Christopher Knab sounds his beginning-of-the-year wake-up call to financial planning.

David Martone
David Martone

You`re all doing this, right? No? Maybe it`s time to get your tracks slamming, with Canadian guitarist David Martone.